Plant Family / Crocosmia
Extremely showy and exotic-looking, Crocosmia produce decorative clumps of erect sword-shaped leaves and brilliant wands of fiery scarlet, red, orange, and yellow tubular flowers which bloom for 5-8 weeks from mid summer through mid fall. Magnets for hummingbirds and butterflies, the vibrant blossoms give way to seedpods that persist into fall and attract hungry birds.
A most rewarding summer-flowering bulb! Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'George Davison' features attractive clumps of erect sword-shaped leaves and spectacular sprays of orange buds which burst open into bright, golden yellow flowers from mid to late summer
Introduced in 1912, award-winning Crocosmia x crocosmiiflora 'Star of the East' is still regarded as one of the best Montbretias. A strong performer without being aggressive